DOWNEY - Kohl's is looking to hire nearly 1,800 people as it prepares to open 12 stores in the Los Angeles area next month, including a store at Stonewood Center in Downey.A job fair is scheduled this coming week at the Embassy Suites in Downey for people seeking a job at the Stonewood store. Applicants should visit www.kohlscareers.com or call (877) NEW-KOHLS to schedule an interview. According to a statement, Kohl's employees are encouraged to volunteer for local youth-focused nonprofit organizations. Kohl's also issues corporate grants and scholarships to local children. Kohl's will open 30 new stores in California this fall, bringing their total number of stores in the state to 121.
********** Published: August 7, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 16